PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Penn Museum has a new exhibit to help get your Indiana Jones on. Eyewitness News got an inside look at “Ancient Egypt: From Discovery To Display.”READ MORE: Methacton Lacrosse Coach Garth Little Facing Charges After Video Captures Him Shoving Student-Athlete
Curators say the exhibit helps you walk in the shoes of an archaeologist, as you follow an artifact’s journey in reverse.
Visitors will also get to see where the artifacts wait their turn to go on display.READ MORE: Homeowner's Body Found Following Explosions, Massive Fire In Lower Providence Township Townhouses
There are some pretty old artifacts at the museum.
“Our oldest sand mummy — so he wasn’t wrapped, he wasn’t preserved pre-burial, he was just put in the sand — is about 6,000 years old,” Sachs Egyptian collections conservator Anna O’Neill said.MORE NEWS: 'Sad Day In The Rescue World': Animal Advocates Fear Proposed Legislation Would Force Dog Owners To Give Up Pets
The exhibit opened to the public this Saturday.